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Frenchtown holds edge over Sidney, Havre in Class A wrestling polls

Posted at 10:53 AM, Jan 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-13 12:53:45-05

SIDNEY – Class A wrestling coaches voted Frenchtown the No. 1 program in the classification this week. The Broncs ranked above legendary programs from Sidney and Havre in the rankings.

Frenchtown boasted a pair of No. 1 individuals in 103-pound Eli Warner and 120-pound Jake Bibler. The Broncs’ Riley Gurr, a state champion in Washington and Montana, ranked second behind Havre’s Martin Wilkie at 138 pounds.

Walker Dyer, Brody Marcure, Owen Indreland, Blake King and Michael Edwards were also ranked for the Broncs.

Sidney’s Christian Dean held the No. 1 ranking at 126 pounds, ahead of Havre’s Marc Ramirez. Kaiden Cline and Kade Graves were each selected second, Cline at 103 pounds and Graves at 120.

Wilkie and 205-pound Tyler Schaub were the top-ranked wrestlers for Havre, which has won five consecutive State A championships.

Complete rankings can be found below.

Class A wrestling coaches poll

Team rankings
Columbia Falls

103 pounds
Eli Warner, Frenchtown
Kaiden Cline, Sidney
Mick Chagnon, Havre
Roy Russell, Butte Central
Mayson Cobb, Polson
Austin Flamand, Browning

113 pounds
Cooper Birdwell, Lewistown
Cameron Pleninger, Havre
Walker Dyer, Frenchtown, Mateo Quinones, Polson
RJ Pierre, Polson
Jordan Darby, Sidney

120 pounds
Jake Bibler, Frenchtown
Kade Graves, Sidney
Quinn Reno, Havre
Ryan Stewart, Havre
Austin Nelson, Columbia Falls
Stencer Stagg, Ronan

126 pounds
Christian Dean, Sidney
Marc Ramirez, Havre
Clay Fisher, Butte Central
Dante Venema, Corvallis
Ayden Role, Ronan
Brody Marcure, Frenchtown

132 pounds
John Mears, Belgrade
Bridger Wenzel, Polson
Michael Goldman, Hamilton
Caleb Birdwell, Lewistown
Lane Paulson, Havre
Owen Indreland, Frenchtown

138 pounds
Martin Wilkie, Havre
Riley Gurr, Frenchtown
Jace Winter, Sidney
Hunter Peterson, Ronan
Brandon Gill, Belgrade
Treyvan Nave, Lewistown

145 pounds
Cameron Brown, Polson
Ben Stortz, Glendive
Connar Harris, Havre
Jace Johnson, Sidney
Blake King, Frenchtown
Duane Otto, Lewistown

152 pounds
Parker Adler, Polson
Bryce Roan, Hardin
Cooper Hoffman, Dillon
Riley Waters, Sidney
Brandon Held, Glendive
Seth Cheff, Ronan

160 pounds
Brent Tezak, Dillon
Tyler Capp, Glendive
Jett Jones, Sidney
Mason Dionne, Havre
Avery Gurney, Sidney
Michael Edwards, Frenchtown

170 pounds
Ben Windhauer, Columbia Falls
Alex Wickens, Lewistown
Trevor Dean, Sidney
Brendon Roan, Hardin
Hunter Fritsch, Polson
Ryan Kipp, Browning

182 pounds
Justin Zier, Hardin
Shane Gibson, Livingston
Nelson Crisafulli, Glendive
Wyatt Blythe, Lewistown
Colton McFee, Columbia Falls
Tyler Laverty, Livingston

205 pounds
Tyler Schaub, Havre
Will Caprata, Hardin
Sawyor Thogersen, Sidney
Brady Boyce, Lewistown
Kyle Anderson, Hamiklton
Jacob Freeman, Columbia Falls

285 pounds
Taylor Giaudaue, Columbia Falls
Keegan Mires, Glendive
Ryan Hoerner, Sidney
Austin Ratliff, Havre
Kyler Koski, Columbia Falls
Cyrus Sweedman, Libby